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2019 Interim Results

Financial results for the half year ended 30 June 2019

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2019 Interim Results

A message from the FD

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2019 Interim Results Highlights

HEADLINE EARNINGS

6%

1H19: R13.4 billion
1H18: R12.7 billion

HEADLINE EARNINGS PER SHARE

5%

1H19: 837 cents
1H18: 794 cents

DIVIDEND PER SHARE

6%

1H19: 454 cents
1H18: 430 cents

NET ASSET VALUE PER SHARE

8%

1H19: 10 511 cents
1H18: 9 768 cents

RETURN ON EQUITY

16.2%

1H18: 16.8%

CREDIT LOSS RATIO

0.76%

1H18: 0.62%

COST-TO-INCOME RATIO

57.0%

1H18: 57.6%

COMMON EQUITY TIER 1 RATIO

14.0%

1H18: 13.8%

Investors require three things from us

Growth

Focusing on our clients will enable us to compete, grow and achieve scale in all our chosen markets.

Resilience

We will continue to safeguard the deposits our clients entrust to us and the capital our shareholders invest in us.

Returns

Driving higher returns by optimally deploying the resources required to drive growth.
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SBG Interim results presentation

SBG’s presentation to analysts and shareholders

MESSAGE FROM THE FD

Standard Bank Group’s profits for the six months to 30 June 2019 grew 6% to R13.4 billion.
The group’s return on equity was 16.2%.
Our strong capital position has allowed us to maintain our dividend payout ratio and we have declared an interim dividend of 454 cents per share, a growth rate of 6%.

INVESTING IN THE GROUP
Who we are

An African focused, client-centred, digitally enabled integrated financial solutions provider, which drives Africa’s growth and creates value for all our stakeholders.

Key focus areas

These work together to ensure we offer our clients everything they need in the most effective way possible. This is the way we work and the way we win.

Where we are

Presence in 20 sub-Saharan African countries, offices in five key global centres, offshore financial services and a strategic partnership with ICBC.

Measuring our progress

We continue to focus on our key performance indicators ensuring we measure what matters most in delivering our strategy.

RESULTS AND PRESENTATIONS

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ANNUAL REPORTS

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